Author Archives: Sara Suderman

Foreshadowing

A little over ten years ago, Papa and Granny Grant (my husband’s grandparents) gave us an Easter Lily to mark the birth of our first child. The occasion was even more special because our daughter was born on Granny Grant’s … Continue reading

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Love is…

I just finished reading The Family of Jesus by Karen Kingsbury. It’s a Bible study that looks at six members of Jesus’s family – Joseph, Zechariah, Elizabeth, John the Baptist, Jesus’s brother James, and Jesus’s mother Mary. Kingsbury combines Biblical … Continue reading

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[Not] Lost in Translation

When my oldest was two, I’d tell her I was making hot tea or a pot of tea. Somehow she combined the two and told our neighbors that mommy liked pot tea. Like Lucy, I had some ‘splainin to do. … Continue reading

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The rest of the story

I recently heard the sequel to a story I didn’t know had a part two. Part one goes something like this… I was helping with my youngest daughter’s Friendship Party at her school on the day before Valentine’s. A dad … Continue reading

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Safely on board

I love a good dog story, although it wasn’t always that way. I used to be a teensy bit afraid of dogs – until we got one. A year into marriage, my husband and I adopted our first ‘child,’ a … Continue reading

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Joy in the journey

One of my closest friends left yesterday. Her husband took a three-year assignment in Australia. *Sigh* To make matters worse, our kids are good friends. *Double sigh* We’ve shed more than a few tears at our house over their leaving. … Continue reading

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Standing for Jesus

Yesterday was a special day for our family. Our youngest daughter was baptized. You can read about her salvation moment here.     I was up in the wings of the baptistery, so I didn’t get a glimpse of the … Continue reading

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